Based on the Henley Passport Index 2022, the Pakistani passport has been ranked because the fourth worst passport for worldwide journey for the third yr in a row, with visa-free or visa-on-arrival entry to 31 locations internationally.
Pakistani passport ranked 108th within the Henley Passport Index, which ranks the entire world’s passports in line with the variety of areas their holders could go to and not using a visa.
Since 2006, the Henley & Companions agency’s “Henley Passport Index” has been monitoring the world’s finest travel-friendly passports.
Based on the HPI survey, Japan and Singapore passports rank first and second, respectively, with entry to 192 nations. EU nations additionally dominate the highest ten, with France, the Netherlands, and Sweden leaping one notch to fourth place, becoming a member of Austria and Denmark (with a rating of 188). In the meantime, Eire and Portugal are ranked fifth and sixth, respectively (with a rating of 187).
Pakistan’s neighbour Afghanistan, alternatively, is ranked backside on the rating. China, Iran, and India all outperformed Pakistan on the Henley Passport Index, putting nineteenth, one hundred and first, and eighty fifth, respectively.
Eire and Portugal are ranked fifth and sixth, respectively (with a rating of 187).
Based on the analysis, the elevated journey hurdles created throughout the Covid-19 pandemic have resulted within the largest worldwide mobility hole within the index’s 16-year existence.